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California Art Grants & Culture Grants:  224 Arts and Culture Grants for California.

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Grants to USA Indian Tribes and Nonprofits Serving Native Hawaiians for Culture and Heritage...

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to USA Indian tribes and nonprofit organizations serving Native Hawaiians for projects that sustain culture, knowledge, and heritage. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for exhibitions, professional development, educational pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 162643

Grants to USA Museums for Capacity Building Activities

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants starting from $5,000 to USA and territories museums and nonprofit organizations applying on behalf of a museum for projects to increase their capacity to serve the public. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for projects that support lifelong lea...

GrantWatch ID#: 148060

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Strengthen Museum Services

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and agencies for projects to strengthen museum services. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for research, non-research, and rapid prototyping grants to support projects that addre...

GrantWatch ID#: 162641

Grants to San Francisco Bay Area, California Nonprofits to Commission Works of Performing Ar...

Deadline 11/13/19

Grants to San Francisco Bay area, California nonprofit organizations to commission works of performing arts in a variety of disciplines. Commissioned works must premiere in the Bay Area in the following disciplines: film and media, dance and movement-based performance, folk and traditional arts, theater, spoken word, and m...

GrantWatch ID#: 182904

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Capacity Building and Professional Development at ...

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and agencies for institutional capacity building projects at African American museums. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is also intended for professional development opportunities for staff...

GrantWatch ID#: 162642

Grants to USA Nonprofit and Agencies for Museum Staff Development and Capacity Building

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and agencies for professional development of museum staff. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to improve the ability of a museum to serve the public through professional developme...

GrantWatch ID#: 180756

Grants to California Nonprofits for Digital, Audio, and Film Media Projects Related to Humani...

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to California nonprofit organizations for humanities-oriented media documentary projects. Funding is available for the research and development or production stages of digital, audio, and film media projects that document California in all its complexity.

GrantWatch ID#: 159854

Grants to California Arts Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance the Local Communities through t...

Deadline 10/25/19

Grants to California nonprofit arts organizations and county-designated arts agencies to enhance the quality of life for residents through the arts. Funding is intended to create a partnership between the State and its counties to promote cultural development in the region. Consideration will be given to requests for techn...

GrantWatch ID#: 143852

Grants to California Arts Nonprofits and Agencies for Operating Support to Enhance Local Art...

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants of up to $35,000 to California nonprofit arts organizations and arts-based units of government for general operating support. Funding is intended to support service and network organizations that have regional or statewide reach. Funding areas may include may mentorships, career services, networking events, arts adv...

GrantWatch ID#: 151192

Grants to California Arts Nonprofits and Agencies for In- or After-School K-12 Arts Education

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to California arts nonprofits and local arts agencies to provide arts programming to K-12 schools during or after school hours. Funding is intended to supplement the activities of teachers and school arts programs by bringing arts from the community into the school. Artists in Schools projects focus...

GrantWatch ID#: 151841

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts and Media Projects that Engage the Pub...

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants of up to $25,000 to California nonprofit organizations and local arts agencies for arts and media projects that build public support and awareness of the arts. Projects should engage the public with local experiences and stories that focus on culture, arts, and creative expression.

GrantWatch ID#: 152608

Grants to California Nonprofits and Government, Education, Social Service Agencies for Arts ...

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants of up to $50,000 to California nonprofits, government agencies, and education and social service agencies to plan or implement an arts participation or education project for at-risk youth and youth involved in the juvenile justice system. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended f...

GrantWatch ID#: 169135

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts Programs for Underserved Communities

Deadline 11/08/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to California nonprofit arts organizations, local arts-based agencies, and tribal units of government for community-centered arts projects. Funding is intended for programs that foster opportunity, access, and equity through community participation in art making, exposure, and learning for historica...

GrantWatch ID#: 169136

Grants to California Arts Nonprofits and Agencies for Consulting Services to Build Organizat...

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofit arts organizations, local arts-based agencies, and tribal units of government for consulting services to build organizational capacity for success and sustainability. Eligible activities may include strategic planning, audits, public relations, earned income strategies, financ...

GrantWatch ID#: 170200

Grants to California Nonprofit and Government Arts Organizations for Staff Development Activi...

Deadline 10/25/19

Grants of up to $3,000 to California nonprofit arts organizations, local arts agencies, and tribal units of government for professional development activities that build organizational capacity. Funding may be used to support artists, staff members, arts educators, board members, or arts administrators employed by the appl...

GrantWatch ID#: 180090

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts Programs Serving Military Veterans

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to California nonprofit organizations, veterans' assistance agencies, and arts-based units of government to provide arts programs to military veterans and their families. Funding is intended to enhance the quality of life for state veterans by increasing their access to quality arts programs that ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 180799

Grants to California Arts and Social Service Nonprofits to Support Arts Activities for Childr...

Deadline 11/08/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to California nonprofit arts or social service organizations to support arts activities for children and youth aged 0-24. Funding is intended for projects that take place outside of traditional school hours in community centers, arts venues, school sites, or other youth-oriented settings.

GrantWatch ID#: 185061

Grants to California Nonprofits, Agencies, and Social Service Organizations for Arts Program...

Deadline 11/08/19

Grants of up to $50,000 to California nonprofits, government agencies, and education and social service agencies for arts programs that help formerly incarcerated adults reintegrate into their communities. Funding is intended for programs designed for people who have been incarcerated, utilizing arts participation as an ef...

GrantWatch ID#: 185063

Grants to California Nonprofits, Arts-Based Agencies, and Tribal Governments for School Staff...

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofits, arts-based municipal or county agency, or tribal government to provide professional training related to arts programming in the classroom to teachers and administrators. Funding is intended for programs that increase student learning through the arts. Projects can be stand-a...

GrantWatch ID#: 185064

Grants to California Artists and Artist Groups for Community Arts Events and Programs in San...

Deadline 10/21/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to California individual artists and artist groups for visual arts programs in San Francisco, Contra Costa, and Alameda Counties. Funding is intended to promote the creation and presentation of artist-led projects and activities that are accessible and open to the public. Funded activitie...

GrantWatch ID#: 161200

Grants to San Francisco, California Artists for Dance, Music, and Theater Projects

Deadline 11/13/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to San Francisco, California individual artists to develop and present high-quality, publicly accessible works of art throughout the city. Funding is intended for new works in the dance, music, and theater disciplines, and events must be open to the public. Artists working in folk and traditional ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 145426

Grants to San Francisco Nonprofit Arts Organizations in Marginalized Communities for Capacit...

Deadline 11/13/19

Grants to San Francisco mid-sized and small nonprofit arts organizations serving marginalized communities for capacity building projects. Funding is intended to support the artistic and cultural sustainability and vitality of local arts organizations that demonstrate substantial service to historically marginalized populat...

GrantWatch ID#: 130621

Grants to San Francisco, California Arts Nonprofits for the Development and Presentation of P...

Deadline 11/20/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to San Francisco, California nonprofit arts organizations to develop and present works of arts that are accessible to the public. Funding is intended to support original and creative arts projects that demonstrate vision and benefit the community. Eligible projects include art installations and exhi...

GrantWatch ID#: 184377

Grants to San Francisco, California Arts Nonprofits to Improve or Develop Facilities

Deadline 11/06/19

Grants to San Francisco, California nonprofit arts organizations to improve or develop cultural and arts facilities. Funding may be used for pre-planning and planning for the acquisition or development of facilities, or for capital improvements to arts facilities.

GrantWatch ID#: 139056

Grants to USA Artists, Ensembles, and Nonprofits for Performances at International Cultural ...

Deadline 11/22/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories individual artists, ensembles, and nonprofit arts organizations to support performances at performing arts marketplaces and international festivals outside of the United States. Funding is intended to support performances representing all performing arts discipli...

GrantWatch ID#: 174881

Grants to USA Colleges and Universities to Support International Teaching Residencies

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants to USA colleges and universities to host international scholars through residency programs. Resident scholars will primarily teach undergraduate classes in their discipline of expertise. Funding is intended to bring international representatives to enhance the curriculum, campuses, and host communities.

GrantWatch ID#: 137086

Grants to California Nonprofits and Artists in Eligible Counties for Collaborative Arts Proj...

Deadline 05/15/20 Conference Date: 10/21/19 LOI Date: 12/06/19

Grants ranging from $15,000 to $45,000 to California nonprofit organizations and artists in eligible counties for collaborative projects to create new works of art across the full range of artistic disciplines. Interested applicants are required to submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to the full proposal. Requests will be acc...

GrantWatch ID#: 166173

Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits, School Districts, and Tribes for Programs...

Deadline 12/06/19 Conference Date: 10/22/19

Grants ranging from $3,000 to $8,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofits, school districts, tribes, and special districts for programs that benefit local residents. Funding is intended for programs, capital projects, capacity-building projects and administrative grants, and equipment and technology projects.

GrantWatch ID#: 163059

Fellowships to USA PhD Students for Scholarly Research Related to American Art History

Deadline 10/23/19

Fellowships of up to $40,000 to USA PhD candidates to support a one-year period of dissertation research and writing in the field of American art history. Funding is intended for proposals that employ an art-historical or visual studies approach, and priority should be given to the art object and/or image. The fellowships...

GrantWatch ID#: 176240

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers to Translate C...

Deadline 10/23/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International theater organizations and book publishers for the translation of Canadian dramatic or literary works for international publication or presentation. Applicants must be registered in the online portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Eligible Activities: - Tr...

GrantWatch ID#: 177981

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Artists, and Cultural Institutions for ...

Deadline 01/03/20 LOI Date: 10/25/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, artists, art production platforms, cultural institutions, festivals, and biennials for contemporary art projects. A letter of intent must be submitted prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to support the production, exhibition, public diss...

GrantWatch ID#: 179287

Opportunity for a USA, Canada, or International Artist or Architect to Participate in a Compe...

Deadline 10/28/19

Opportunity for a USA, Canada, or International individual artists or team of artists, architects, landscape architects, and designers to participate in a competition to create a New York City memorial for the victims of Hurricane Maria. Funding is intended for the design, development, and implementation of a memorial that...

GrantWatch ID#: 187182

Grants to USA Nonprofits for the Preservation of New England Railway History

Deadline 10/29/19

Grant of $10,000 and grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for the preservation of New England’s railway history. Projects may involve the preservation of historically significant railroad structures, equipment, and information related to New England railroads. Applications may be submitted for The H. Alb...

GrantWatch ID#: 147449

Grants to San Francisco Arts Nonprofits for Community and Neighborhood Arts Activities

Deadline 10/30/19

Grants starting at $10,000 to San Francisco nonprofit arts organizations for community and neighborhood arts activities. Funding is intended to address the needs within the local arts ecosystem. Projects cover a wide range of arts activities related to neighborhood and community-based engagement and arts access. This prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 184592

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Filmmaker for a Unique Film Project

Deadline 10/31/19

Grant and in-kind services to a USA, Canada, and International filmmaker to support a unique film project that contributes to society. Funding is intended to support a film that may not otherwise be completed without the help of the grant. Eligible projects include feature-length films, short films, web or television serie...

GrantWatch ID#: 160903

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development, Human Services, Educat...

Deadline 10/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofits in communities where the funding source has a business presence for programs that benefit low and moderate-income communities in the areas of education, human services, the environment, affordable housing, and community economic development. Eligible regions include California, Georgia, New Yor...

GrantWatch ID#: 161525

In-Kind Business Development Services to USA, Canada, and International Fashion Design Busin...

Deadline 10/31/19

In-kind services to USA, Canada, and International fashion designers to develop their businesses through a program of weekend learning sessions based out of New York City. Eligible design categories may include menswear, women's wear, children's wear, jewelry, and accessories.

GrantWatch ID#: 168563

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits to Present Japanese Performing Arts to Local Audiences

Deadline 10/31/19

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to promote Japanese performing arts to local residents. Funding is intended to support touring projects that present Japanese arts in diverse locations, and for collaborative projects among Japanese, American, and Canadian artists.

GrantWatch ID#: 174900

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote Contemporary American Music

Deadline 10/31/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for programs and projects related to contemporary American music. Funding may be requested for special projects or general operating support. Preference will be given to projects that relate to a broad spectrum of American music, rather than a single work or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175954

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Science, Culture, and Other Charitable Initiatives

Deadline 10/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of charitable initiatives, as well as projects that advance education, culture, and science. Applicants must submit an application 4 to 6 weeks in advance of the deadline. Examples of previously supported organizations include theaters, medical centers, hospitals and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340
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Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Housing, Environment, Education, and H...

Deadline 10/31/19

Sponsorships to USA nonprofit organizations for programs benefiting low- and middle-income communities in eligible states. Funding is intended to broaden opportunities in a wide range of areas, such as affordable housing, economic development, environment, and social well-being. Particular interest is taken in sponsorsh...

GrantWatch ID#: 182121

Grants to Los Angeles, California Nonprofits for Education, Arts and Recreation, Beautificat...

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants of up to $2,500 to Los Angeles, California nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life of residents in the Pacific Palisades community. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of education, arts and recreation, community and charitable work, and beautification.

GrantWatch ID#: 146022

Grants to Humboldt County, California Nonprofits, Schools, Agencies, Individuals, and Tribes ...

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants to Humboldt County, California nonprofit organizations, individuals, public schools, government agencies, and Indian Tribal governments for projects and programs that benefit local communities. Funding is intended for activities in the focus areas of arts and culture, education, companion animal and rescue, natural...

GrantWatch ID#: 154851

Grants to Claremont Area, California Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Programs in Educa...

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and educational institutions for a wide range of activities benefiting Claremont and surrounding communities in the Inland Valley area. Funding is intended to support projects and programs in the arts, drama, and music, as well as in areas of need such as ...

GrantWatch ID#: 155548

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Education, Health, and Cultural Programs in...

Deadline 02/15/20 LOI Date: 11/01/19

Grant to California nonprofit organizations and agencies to strengthen families, promote the healthy development and education of children and youth, and enhance the lives of residents of Los Angeles County. Applicants are required to submit an initial application prior to submitting a full proposal. The Southern Calif...

GrantWatch ID#: 160370

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Institutions to Advance and Promote Japanese Studies

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and institutions to support Japanese Studies programs. Funding is intended for innovative programs promoting Japanese studies, to promote interest in Japanese studies at newer and small institutions without an established Japanese studies program or with insufficient r...

GrantWatch ID#: 162188

Matching Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Support the Expansion of Japanese Studies Progr...

Deadline 11/01/19

Matching grants to USA nonprofit organizations and universities for programs that promote the expansion and growth of Japanese Studies throughout the country. Funding is intended to support faculty compensation, travel costs, teaching and research materials, conferences, honoraria for lectures, and student expenses.

GrantWatch ID#: 162189

Grants to USA Tribal Programs, Schools and Colleges, and Individuals for the Preservation of...

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to USA tribal language programs, tribal schools and colleges, and individuals from eligible tribes for the documentation and revitalization of indigenous languages that came into contact with the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Scholarships for academic work in linguistics or the Native la...

GrantWatch ID#: 162775

Award to a USA High School Drama Teacher for Outstanding Contributions to Theater Education

Deadline 11/01/19

Award of $5,000 to a USA high school drama and theater teacher to recognize outstanding dedication to teaching theater arts to high school students. In addition to the cash award, an additional $1,000 will be awarded to the honoree’s school to enhance the high school theatre or drama program.

GrantWatch ID#: 162785

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual, IHE, Nonprofit, or For-Profit for Histo...

Deadline 11/01/19

Award of $500 to a USA, Canada, or International individual, IHE, nonprofit organization, or corporate entity for efforts to make history engaging to audiences outside of academia. Applicants will be nominated based on long-term contributions and achievements in the public history movement. The award recipient will rec...

GrantWatch ID#: 163018